Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Dec 4th:

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Cold and dry at first then milder and wetter. Monday will be a cold, breezy day with some sunny spells. Some frost overnight followed by a cool, fair day for Tuesday. Rain and wind will arrive Wednesday morning. Temperatures will rise a few degrees but it won't be noticeable because of the strong wind and rain. Some more rain on Thursday but it will brighten in the afternoon and wind eases down. Sunny spells and a few showers on Friday. Fair on Saturday and still mild. Rain is due again on Sunday and next week is to continue the unsettled weather but it will be mild. 

04:05 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Thursday 07th of December 2023
Temperature 10.9 °C Wind Direction SE
Humidity 99 % Wind Average 9.6 km/h
Air Pressure 998.9 hPa Wind Gust 15.9 km/h
Grass Temp. 8.3 °C Wind Chill Temp 10.0 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 6.0 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 10.9 °C at 03:09 Max Temperature 10.0  °C on 07/12/2023 at 00:11
Min Temperature 10.0 °C at 00:11 Min Temperature -3.6 °C on 01/12/2023 at 08:33
Max Wind Gust 23.8 km/h at 00:19 SE Max Wind Gust 48.9 km/h on 06/12/2023 at 15:51 SSE
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 5.1 mm
Min Grass Temp. 7.5 °C at 01:56 Min Grass Temp. -10.2  °C on 01/12/2023
Mean Soil Temp. 6.0 °C Mean Soil Temp. 4.0 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 28.0  °C on 13/06/2023 at 16:49 Sunrise: 08:25
Min Temperature -4.7 °C on 17/01/2023 at 07:45 Sunset: 16:15
Max Wind Gust 82.4 km/h on 12/04/2023 at 14:34 Moonrise: 01:47
Total Rainfall 933.1 mm Moonset: 13:48
Min Grass Temp. -12.1  °C on 17/01/2023 Visible Moon (%): 32.2  %

Recent timelapse from webcam

How is this month shaping up?

• Mean temperature was slightly above normal. 
• Rainfall was below normal for the month.
• Rainfall for the year is well over normal.


Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

November 2023 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C) 8.2  8.2  8.3 7.7   14.2 on  Nov 18th -1.5 on  Nov 28th
Departure from 1991-2020 -0.5  +0.1 +0.7  +0.4  - -

Rainfall (in mm)





  10.4 on  Nov 9th -
Percent of normal 1991-2020







Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
28.1 on  June 13th
-4.8 on Jan 17th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  970.9mm 
123% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  42.0mm 
on June 19th 
 on June 16th


Note : The data shown in the table above is the official climate data submitted to Met Eireann (Climate Station No. 456). The temperatures are from calibrated liquid-in-glass thermometers and rainfall is from a standard 5" copper gauge. The temperatures are not calculated/based on a 00-24 hour day. For the minimum temperatures, the month begins at 9 UTC on the last day of the preceding month and ends at 9 UTC on the last day of the month. For the maximum temperatures and rainfall readings, the month is taken as beginning at 9 UTC on the 1st and ending at 9 UTC on the 1st of the next month.